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List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
CRAIGEND Craigend Mr. William Brown S. [School] master B. [Bridge] of Earn
Mr David Chapman. Craigend
Statistical Account.-
Johnston's Co. [County] map-
Valn. [Valuation] Roll 1857-8
098 [Situation] In the North end of the parish.
A scattered Village of about twenty houses Containing a Secession Church, School house, & Manse. the remaining houses being chiefly Occupied by Farm labours & mechanics. this Village lies partly in this Parish & partly in the Parish of Perth & lies on the main Road leading from Perth to Edinburgh. 2 miles from the former. The Scottish Central Railway runs almost under Craigend thru [through] a Tunnel of considerable length, in the new Stat. Acct. [Statistical Account] in the paragraph on "Dunbarney" mention is made of Cottages being at "Craigend" several hundred years ago. Most of the houses are now, however, of modern build.-
Craigend belongs to Sir Thomas Moncrieffe.-
This discription will also refer to the part of this Village which lies in Perth Ph.- [Parish]

Thomas Dudgeon
Sergt. RE [Sergeant Royal Engineers]

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Ph. [parish] Dunbarney Sheet 98 No. 13.Trace 3.

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